Tzelem Elokim Part 2: Mission

Some see “tzelem Elokim” not as a description of man, so much as a mission: Tzelem Elokim is an injunction to humankind to be like God – a concept known as Imitatio Dei, imitating the Divine. Of course, this concept raises is many questions as it answers: How cna one immitate God?

In “Tzelem Elokim and the Dialecitc of Jewish Morality”, Eugene Korn explains (http://www.edah.org/backend/document/korn1.html) :

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: